Monthly Archives: July 2015

Important Sales Bulletin | TCS-0200B | Best Effort Support Strategy

Effective immediately the TCS-0200B (Last manufactured in November 1998) is on a best effort support strategy. We can no longer guarantee parts availability or the successful repair in the case of a failure. We encourage our customers to consider upgrading to the TCS-0200C.

For additional questions or concerns please contact Distek, Inc. at +1 732 422 7585 or by email at

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Important Announcement from USP Regarding Prednisone Tablets Reference Standard (Catalog #1559505 Lot R001B0)

From the Director of Standards Quality Assurance – United States Pharmacopeia (USP)… Recent evaluation of USP Prednisone Tablets Reference Standard, Catalog #1559505, Lot R001B0 by USP scientific staff has determined that Lot R001B0 is no longer suitable for its intended USP compendial use.  It has been assigned a new valid use date of July 6, 2015.

Please view the revised Certificate for Lot R001B0 within USP’s online store.  USP regrets issuing this notice after the valid use date has passed; please be assured that USP makes every effort not to do so.

A new lot is expected to be available no later than July 31, 2015.

For technical questions, please contact USP Reference Standard Technical Services at or by calling (301) 816-8129 or (800) 227-8772 extension 8129.

The above mentioned announcement is unfortunate however is out of Distek’s control.  We are closely monitoring the situation and doing our best to minimize any impact this has on our customers. The rescheduling of PVT services will commence as soon as the new lot becomes available. Any specific questions regarding your services should be directed to Distek’s support team at

We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused and thank you for your patience and understanding.

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Distek, Inc. Releases Wireless In-Shaft Temperature Control and Monitoring for Model 2500 Dissolution Instrument

North Brunswick, NJ – Distek, Inc., an industry leader in pharmaceutical laboratory testing instruments, accessories and validation services, is excited to release an “optional” wireless in-shaft temperature control for the Model 2500 dissolution instrument.

The “patent pending” wireless in-shaft temperature sensors offer continuous vessel temperature control and monitoring from within the vessel without the need of an additional wired temperature probe and raising and lowering manifold.


“The innovative use of our patent pending wireless temperature sensor technology further enhances the Model 2500, returning much needed time and labor savings back to the dissolution laboratory”, says Jeff Seely, Vice President of Sales & Business Development, Distek, Inc.

For additional information contact Distek’s Corporate Office at +1 732 422 7585, by email at or visit

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